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David James CHARLES

Regimental number2127
Place of birthElsternwick, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPrinter
Address179 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jessie Charles, 179 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 May 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death2 January 1960

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